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Accident At 49/16 Intersection

Accident At 49/16 Intersection

A few more details have been released on yesterday’s accident at the intersection of Highway 49 and Highway 16 near Plymouth.  The CHP received the call just before 7:30 that a two-car crash involving a truck and a sedan had occurred at the intersection. According to reports from the scene, it appears that a Ford pickup truck turned on to Highway 49 from Highway 16 against a red light toward Drytown and into the path of an oncoming Mercury sedan.  While both vehicles sustained serious damage, there were only minor injuries.  The two occupants of the Mercury, a man and a woman, were taken to Sutter Amador Hospital for treatment. The driver of the truck was taken to Sutter Amador Hospital by personal vehicle.  The CHP has not yet released any further information on the incident or the names of the parties involved.


Written by Joey Guidi

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